Consultant Old Age Psychiatry

Location
Glasgow
Salary
£80, 653 - £107, 170
Posted
23 Jul 2019
Closes
23 Aug 2019
Ref
2485
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This post is a full-time (10 PA) replacement post working alongside 5 other sector Consultants in Old Age Psychiatry. You will have responsibility for the Clydebank sector that has an approximate population of 8,000 older people and will have Older Adults Acute Inpatient, Older adults Continuing Care and Community responsibilities.

There will be support from a highly skilled and confident Older Adults Community Mental Health Team (OA-CMHT) and Care Home Liaison CPN who will undertake the majority of initial assessments. There is also a well-established OA-CMHT duty system for emergencies and urgent assessments.

You will join the on call rota for mental health services for North Glasgow area of the health board. The on call frequency is 1:30, with a 3% availability supplement payable. It may be negotiated as to whether the new post holder goes onto the on-call rota.

For further information please contact Dr Ashley Fergie on 0141 232 7300.

For more details and to apply please click the apply button or email nhsggcrecruitment@nhs.net

Closing date: 23 August 2019